AJ LINKS, CSA (she/her/hers) is a Casting Director in Chicago, IL at Paskal Rudnicke Casting. AJ casts film, television, commercials, web-series, and live theatre. Her recent television credits include: both FX's THE BEAR and the fourth installment of FARGO starring Chris Rock, HBO's STATION ELEVEN, SOUTH SIDE, and LOVECRAFT COUNTRY (Artios winner 2021), Showtime's SHAMELESS and WORK IN PROGRESS, and AppleTV+ series THE SHINING GIRLS. Her films include Aaron Sorkin's THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 (Artios winner 2020) and Steve McQueen's WIDOWS (Artios nomination). She has a passion for independent film and loved collaborating with Chicago filmmakers: Stephen Cone (HENRY GAMBLE'S BIRTHDAY PARTY, PRINCESS CYD), Austin Vesely (SLICE), Alex Thompson (SAINT FRANCES and ROUNDING) and Jennifer Reeder (SIGNATURE MOVE, KNIVES AND SKIN, NIGHTS END, and PERPETRATOR). For the past 5 consecutive years, she's had a film premiere at SXSW. She is a proud graduate of The Theatre School at DePaul University ('11) where she studied Dramaturgy and Directing and is a member of The Casting Society of America.